This week the Benalla All Blacks joined the Auskickers.. It was great to have the netballers and footballers ready to help the kids have a great time developing their football skills.. Although the weather was cold and a little damp under foot, the
Four of Benalla’s kinders will benefit from new equipment, toys and learning kits to ensure they get the most of their education regardless of ability.. State Member for Northern Victoria Jaclyn Symes announced the funding this week, which
Benalla’s Sharon Miles has received $1840 in Victorian Government funding to help run a local wildlife shelter.. The state government has provided $170000 in funding to assist Victoria’s wildlife rehabilitators to help care for sick
If you are looking for a trustworthy and reliable business for your concrete and earthmoving needs, you can’t go past Cooks Kerb & Concrete.. Owned and operated by Phil and Debbie Cook, they have been in business for 18 years.. In that
The All Blacks pulled up their socks and got on with things on Saturday.. The club was almost unrecognisable, turning its home ground into a sea of blue as the football and netball players donned bright blue socks in support of the Sockit2MND
With major supermarkets across Australia ditching single-use plastic bags Plastic Wise Benalla is offering local shoppers an alternative.. Members of Plastic Wise Benalla have been busy making re-usable bags from recycled and unused fabric.. These
An independent panel has found that Goulburn-Murray Water is an organisation badly in need of change, and major reform is needed to ensure that it will be sustainable into the future.. The panel’s report, released last week by Victorian Water
First Solar Australia is branching into Victoria for the first time, with a proposed solar farm set for north of Numurkah.. The Moira Solar Farm, as it will be known, will be located at the intersection of Numurkah and Naring Rds and will include
The $170million Finley Solar Farm proposal has been approved by the NSW Government, in what is a first for the state’s Department of Planning in 2018.. The project, which will be located on Canalla Rd adjacent to the Finley substation, will
The changes proposed for G-MW are about being more transparent on costs, implementing efficiencies and making sure the organisation delivers the services the community wants at an affordable price, Federal Water Minister Lisa Neville says.. The
The Murray-Darling Basin Plan is under threat after Federal Government changes seeking to distribute water differently were shot down in the Senate.. The Coalition was unable to strike a deal with Labor, which supported a Greens disallowance motion
A Liberal Nationals government would review the charges of Victoria’s rural water authorities to ensure water storage and delivery costs are fair and equitable.. Shadow Water Minister Steph Ryan announced the review, which will examine water
The Victorian government will decide on planning applications for four solar farms in the Greater Shepparton region... The City of Greater Shepparton handed over the responsibility and last week the Victorian government agreed to call in the
Australia’s long-standing policy to prevent mergers of the big four banks is ‘‘redundant’’ and the sector needs a new champion to promote competition, the Productivity Commission says.. The commission has released
The Federal Government has announced a plan for new rules regarding the sale of agricultural land in an attempt to address rising foreign investment.. The changes require land to be widely marketed for a minimum of 30 days and for Australians to be
If you like to give your beloved pooch a chicken neck to gnaw on as a treat, you might want to reconsider.. A new study has found eating raw chicken increases the risk of dogs developing a paralysing and sometimes fatal condition by more than 70
Kangaroo Island stud Ella Matta White Suffolk and Merino has credited genetic selection app RamSelect with helping it record its best sales result late last year.. The sale saw the stud sell its highest ever top-priced ram for $16000 and achieve an
NSW police Minister Troy Grant says he expects sex abuse reporting law amendments could garner support from some Nationals.
The son of an ex-deputy tax commissioner who allegedly ran a multimillion-dollar fraud syndicate is suing a global insurance giant for legal defence funds.
The Australian Workers Union has been granted a delay for a court hearing over the lawfulness of federal police raids on two union offices.
Provocative billboards promoting a Victorian government Aboriginal awareness campaign have been rejected by an advertising company.
Queensland senator Amanda Stoker has used her maiden speech to parliament to call for wide-ranging industrial relations reform.
Toy retailer Toys R Us will shut down after no buyer could be found for the collapsed business, putting 700 workers out of a job.
Former prime minister Tony Abbott says Liberal backbenchers could vote against the government's national energy guarantee.
Foreign Minister Julie Bishop has announced an extra $18.4 million towards food and shelter for people living in the Rohingya refugee camps in Bangladesh.
Barnaby Joyce's estranged wife Natalie says his $150,000 TV interview with staffer-turned-partner Vikki Campion was 'an absolute disgrace'.
A landmark Supreme Court decision has allowed a Toowoomba woman to use her dead boyfriend's sperm to have children.